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Fink, Arlene

Overview
Works: 89 works in 489 publications in 1 language and 13,459 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: HN29, 300.723
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Most widely held works by Arlene Fink
How to conduct surveys : a step-by-step guide by Arlene Fink ( Book )
51 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 3,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Concise and clearly written, this practical guide examines the nuts and bolts of interview and questionnaire design. It takes the reader through the process of deciding informational needs and hypotheses, choosing a questionnaire or interview format, designing a data collection method, choosing a sample, analyzing the findings, and reporting results."--LOC publisher description
The survey kit ( Book )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conducting research literature reviews : from the Internet to paper by Arlene Fink ( Book )
28 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Conducting Research Literature Reviews, Second Edition shows readers how to identify, interpret, and analyze published and unpublished research literature. The text also discusses the use of Boolean operators for simple and advanced searches and shows readers how to use bibliographic software to organize literature reviews and search "The Virtual File Cabinet." It also describes how to synthesize the literature as a stand-alone report or as a component of a paper or proposal." "This book is intended for anyone who wants to research social, health, educational, and business issues. It is ideal for students, researchers, marketers, planners, and policymakers who design and manage public and private agencies, conduct research studies, and prepare strategic plans and grant proposals."--Jacket
Evaluation fundamentals insights into the outcomes, effectiveness, and quality of health programs by Arlene Fink ( )
10 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arlene Fink outlines the basic concepts & vocabulary necessary for programme evaluation & illustrates how to review the quality of evaluation research so as to make informed decisions about methods & outcomes
Conducting research literature reviews : from paper to the Internet by Arlene Fink ( Book )
13 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An evaluation primer by Arlene Fink ( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to design surveys by Arlene Fink ( Book )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Which survey design should you select and use for your survey? For what purpose do you want to use your survey - to describe, compare, or predict attitudes, knowledge or behaviour? In this book, the author provides lots of examples and explanations of the major features of high-quality survey systems
How to ask survey questions by Arlene Fink ( Book )
34 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Aimed at helping readers prepare and use reliable and valid survey questions, How to Ask Survey Questions, 2nd Edition shows readers how to: ask valid and reliable questions for the context; determine whether to use open or closed questions; choose the right type of measurement (categorical, nominal, or ordinal) for responses to survey questions; ask questions that get at attitude, behavior, and knowledge; develop factorial, conjoint, and Internet survey questions."--P. [4] of cover
The survey handbook by Arlene Fink ( Book )
33 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book explains 4 different types of survey instruments, and the activities that constitute a 'typical' survey. It also demonstrates how to organize surveys and estimate their costs and provides details for conducting a survey
Evaluation basics : a practitioners's manual by Jacqueline B Kosecoff ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to sample in surveys by Arlene Fink ( Book )
33 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How much is enough in your sample? What's the difference between a research question and a survey question? This book shows readers how to specify inclusion and exclusion criteria, select the appropriate probability and non-probability sampling methods, understand the sources of error in sampling, and calculate the response rate
How to report on surveys by Arlene Fink ( Book )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From making presentations to general versus technical/academic audiences to preparing computerized presentations, 'How to Report on Surveys', Second Edition shows you how to create more effective verbal and written survey reports
Evaluation for education & psychology by Arlene Fink ( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In addition, this volume includes a number of devices to aid the reader: a running example throughout the book so that the reader can follow each step of an evaluation through the entire process; each chapter opens with an overview and a reader's guide for the chapter; step-by-step guidelines are given for the use of expert panels, choosing a data source, conducting a meta-analysis, etc.; checklists of do's and don'ts and each chapter ends with a summary, exercises, and a suggested readings list. (Answers to the exercises are provided at the end of the book.)
How to analyze survey data by Arlene Fink ( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evaluation fundamentals : guiding health programs, research, and policy by Arlene Fink ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Practicing research : discovering evidence that matters by Arlene Fink ( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Practicing Research provides students, practitioners, and researchers with guidance on best practices. The book's eight chapters correspond to the skills that research consumers need to discover evidence that matters. Author Arlene Fink pays special attention to facilitating student learning by offering over a hundred examples, exercises, tables, figures, and checklists, as well as an extensive glossary. --From publisher's description
An evaluation primer workbook : practical exercises for educators by Arlene Fink ( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An evaluation primer workbook : practical exercises for health professionals by Arlene Fink ( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evidence-based public health practice by Arlene Fink ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to manage, analyze, and interpret survey data by Arlene Fink ( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clearly written with useful checklists, guidelines, and examples, 'How to Manage, Analyze, and Interpret Survey Data' shows readers how to manage survey data and become better users and consumers of statistical and qualitative survey information
 
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Alternative Names
Fink, Arlene G. 1940-
Languages
English (365)
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